Phones are now smart enough to serve as both high-end communication and recording devices. This makes it easier than ever to capture awesome photographs no matter where you are. The 2014 iPhone Photography Awards is an annual celebration of some of the finest photographs taken around the world via iPhones. This year, 54 photographers participated… Continue reading The Winners of the 2014 iPhone Photography Awards are Announced
Nature photography and animals.
Stunning Portraits with Animals
Russian portrait photographer Katerina Plotnikova has taken some amazing nature shots of women with various animals. What’s even more incredible is that the photographs were not edited by Photoshop. These beautiful women really were close up and personal with exotic animals! Inspired by fantasy and fairy tales, Plotnikova has an amazing talent for making her… Continue reading Stunning Portraits with Animals
The Crystalized Forest Series: Photo Collages of Internet Mirrors That Reflect on Nature
Laura Mackin collects photos of mirrors found on the internet that just happen to reflect on the surrounding nature. Each collage in The Crystallized Forest Series frames a reflective representation of a nearby tree, bush or sky above. These glossy virtual representations of nature were inspired by J.G. Ballard’s glittering descriptions in his novel The… Continue reading The Crystalized Forest Series: Photo Collages of Internet Mirrors That Reflect on Nature
Interesting Landscape Photographs with Mirrors to Reflect on the Surrounding Nature
Humans have always been fascinated by Mother Earth and photographers have been capturing its landscapes for all to see since the invention of the camera. What your about to see here today, though, will have you reflecting on nature and your environment in a whole new light. Cody William Smith is a professional photographer that… Continue reading Interesting Landscape Photographs with Mirrors to Reflect on the Surrounding Nature
Nature’s Canvas: 12 Real Life Portraits of Trees
Mother nature provides a beautiful palette that South Korean-based artist, Myoung Ho Lee, looks to turn into his own personal canvas. Lee captures treescapes by placing gigantic blank canvases behind them. His images combine a professional studio portrait look within real landscapes. Don’t be fooled by the simplicity of the minimalist canvas background here, though,… Continue reading Nature’s Canvas: 12 Real Life Portraits of Trees
Silent Symmetry: 8 Black and White Landscape Photos
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but these dreamlike photos are more likely to leave you speechlessly in awe. Pierre Pellegrini is an amateur photographer from Switzerland who specializes in long exposure and black & white photography. His work focuses on natural, clutter-free environments that often include fading landscape horizons and creative… Continue reading Silent Symmetry: 8 Black and White Landscape Photos
Where Street Art Meets Nature [10 Pictures]
An exciting trend is growing in art: the clever combination of manmade objects and nature. Our surrounding environment provides an exhaustive palette of wonderful backgrounds and vegetation, which take on a whole new meaning following a little creative application. From bush hairdos to walls peaking out at you, these street artworks are sure to make… Continue reading Where Street Art Meets Nature [10 Pictures]
These Cool Timelapse GIFs Give You a Front Row Seat to Watch Earth ‘Breathe’
Do you ever think of Earth as a living, breathing creature? If so, you are not alone. Using images from the NASA Visible Earth project, John Nelson of IDV Solutions created timelapse GIFs that give you an outer space view of Earth’s changing seasons. The looping effect of the GIFs lends a humanness to the planet as it appears to breath in and out.